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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

Since your delivery, did anyone else push, hit, slap, kick, choke, or physically hurt you in any other way?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1542 1521 98.8 98.0-99.3 21 1.2 0.7- 2.0
Age
< 20 years 200 190 95.4 89.7-98.0 10 4.6 2.0-10.3
20-24 years 402 399 99.5 97.5-99.9 3 0.5 0.1- 2.5
25-34 years 751 744 99.0 97.7-99.6 7 1.0 0.4- 2.3
35+ years 189 188 99.9 99.4- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
Race
White 1061 1048 98.7 97.6-99.3 13 1.3 0.7- 2.4
Black 407 400 99.0 96.7-99.7 7 1.0 0.3- 3.3
Other 74 73 99.8 98.8- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 162 160 98.9 93.9-99.8 2 1.1 0.2- 6.1
No 1380 1361 98.8 97.9-99.4 19 1.2 0.6- 2.1
Education
< High School 349 336 96.8 93.7-98.4 13 3.2 1.6- 6.3
High School 438 435 99.1 96.6-99.8 3 0.9 0.2- 3.4
> High School 752 747 99.7 98.8-99.9 5 0.3 0.1- 1.2
Marital Status
Married 977 972 99.8 99.0-99.9 5 0.2 0.1- 1.0
Other 565 549 97.0 94.4-98.4 16 3.0 1.6- 5.6
Income
15,999 or less 461 447 97.2 94.6-98.6 14 2.8 1.4- 5.4
16,000-24,999 172 171 99.0 93.2-99.9 1 1.0 0.1- 6.8
25,000-39,999 207 207 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
40,000 or more 550 547 99.9 99.8- 100 3 0.1 0.0- 0.2
WIC recipient
No 837 832 99.4 98.2-99.8 5 0.6 0.2- 1.8
Yes 691 675 98.2 96.4-99.1 16 1.8 0.9- 3.6
Medicaid recipient
No 756 752 99.7 98.7-99.9 4 0.3 0.1- 1.3
Yes 786 769 97.9 96.1-98.8 17 2.1 1.2- 3.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 690 678 98.1 96.7-98.9 12 1.9 1.1- 3.3
2500+ grams 852 843 98.9 97.9-99.4 9 1.1 0.6- 2.1

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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